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Final exam calendar and deadlines
Dissertation Topic
(only for Data Science)
Registration in Esse3 Last exam Upload of the thesis Final exam
31st May 2020 By 17th June 2020, 11:59 pm By 6th July 2020 By 15th July 2020, 11:59 pm July 22nd, 2020
4 months before the final exam By 18th September 2020, 11:59 p.m. By 8th October 2020 14th October 2020, 11:59 pm October 23rd, 2020
4 months before the final exam By 13th November 2020, 11:59 p.m. By 3rd December 2020 11th December 2020, 11:59 pm December 18th, 2020
4 months before the final exam By 11th February 2021, 11:59 p.m. By 3rd March 2021 11th March 2021, 11:59 pm March, 18th - 19th, 2021
4 months before the final exam By 18th June 2021, 11:59 p.m. By 8th July 2021 14th July 2021, 11:59 pm July 23rd, 2021

Request for the dissertation topic

If you are a Masters' Degree in Data Science student, at least  four months before the graduation session you have to sent to Students Support an email with the following information:

  • your name and surname
  • your student number
  • your graduation session date 
  • your thesis dissertation topic
  • your supervisor's name and surname.

Registration for the final exam

The online registration form is available in your Esse3 web area section Degree award.

You have to:

  • do the Almalaurea questionnaire
  • write
    - the title of the final essay
    - name of supervisor

A graduation fee of Euro 72,00 has to be paid one week before the final exam session.
You will find the bank payment receipt after you have successfully completed the above procedure in your Esse3 web area (hand-side menu: Administrative office Payment).

Go to: Esse3 - Degree award - Final examination request

Upload thesis file

You have to upload the final thesis in PDF-A/1b version. For more information about PFD-A/1b version: Degree thesis.

Thesis dissertation and final exam

The names of the members of the academic board and the time of the final exam session will be published in the attachments.

Until the end of February 2021 all the dissertations will take place online: each candidate will receive detailed instructions by email.  


Giving up the thesis dissertation/final exam

If you have to give up your final exam session, please mail to the Students Support Service ( from your mailbox, or drop there during the opening times to inform them.

When you register again for the thesis dissertation/final exam, you will be asked to pay a further fee of the amount of €56, if the session takes place within the same academic year or of €72 if it takes place in the following academic year(s).